Emily Ratajkowski: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

Emily Ratajkowski has been welcomed into the Sports Illustrated family as of today. Let’s get to know her a little better by checking out our Top 10 facts on the sexy model.

1. Emily Ratajkowski Has Been Revealed as One of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Rookies

For the 50th Anniversary issue, Emily Ratajkowski has been name as one of the rookies for 2014. In honor of the big news, Ratajkowski posted the above photo on Instagram with this caption:

How’d you all recognize my bum so well? THE WORD IS OFFICIALLY OUT! So excited and honored to be a rookie in @SI_swimsuit 50th anniversary issue! Thank you @mj_day @ja_neyney @walteriooss Can’t wait for Feb 18 when the issue will hit stands!

2. Many Know Ratajkowski From Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” Music Video

Ratajkowski’s bare breasts caused an uproar when Robin Thicke’s uncensored “Blurred Lines” music video was released. YouTube banned the explicit version, but later reinstated it.

Another music video that Ratajkowski appeared in was Maroon 5’s “Love Somebody.”

3. She’s Been Photographed By Terry Richardson

When Ratajkowski had a photo shoot for GQ magazine, the famous Terry Richardson was her photographer. As you may remember, Richardson was the mastermind behind Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” video and photo shoot. Check out some video footage from Ratajowski’s GQ shoot below:

4. Westminster, London Is Her Hometown

According to Wikipedia, Ratajkowski was born in Westminster, London and her parents came from modest backgrounds. Her mother is a feminist woman who works as an English professor and writer, while her father is an art teacher. Though she was born overseas, Ratajkowski was raised in Encinitas, California.

5. Ford Models Signed Her at Age 14

At the young age of 14, the esteemed agency Ford Models signed on Ratajkowski. Here are some of her best modeling photos …

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